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Jun 04, 2019
Artist Aqui Thami's Sister Library is a community-owned space bringing together books by, of and for womenArtist Aqui Thami envisions the Sister Library as a safe space celebrating the voices of women, housing writings only by women, to bring about social change.
Mar 04, 2019
A Tamil lyricist is reinventing one of Chennai’s last surviving libraries and bringing readers backStories Library Café in Chennai’s KK Nagar is reinventing itself and bringing readers back from the woodworks.
Nov 16, 2017
China's futuristic library: More fiction than booksA futuristic Chinese library has wowed book lovers around the world with its white, undulating shelves rising from floor to ceiling, but if you read between the lines you'll find something is missing. Those rows upon rows of book spines are mostly images printed on the aluminium plates that make up the backs of the shelves.
Aug 04, 2017
Class V student runs library in Bhopal slum, gets Rs 2 lakh from Shivraj Chouhan to help with setupIn a novel initiative, a Class V student living in a slum in Bhopal has been encouraging other children to study by running a library from her house.
Mar 18, 2017
'In The City: A Library' is a nostalgic take on the disappearing library culture of MumbaiIn the City: A Library features pictures of old books taken at People’s Free Reading Room by Chirodeep Chaudhari with words by Jerry Pinto
Jul 15, 2016
Horseback library serves Indonesia's readers in remote villagesRidwan Sururi looks more cowboy than librarian while his horse Luna is saddled with books - he has a mobile library that serves Indonesia's remote readers.
Jun 27, 2016
New Hampshire library fights government surveillance, promotes privacyThe Kilton Public Library in Lebanon last year became the nation's first library to use Tor, software in a project initiated by the Library Freedom Project
Jun 22, 2016
JNU renames library after Ambedkar, Swamy wonders if varsity will be named after NetajiOn Wednesday BJP 'firebrand' leader Subramanian Swamy took to Twitter to opine about the proposed change in name of the Jawaharlal Nehru University's library.
Apr 23, 2016
Bombay to Barcelona: Former street kid Amin Sheikh's plan to help othersAmin Sheikh wants to set up the Bombay To Barcelona Library Cafe to benefit street children. A street kid himself, this is Amin's inspiring story.
Nov 14, 2014
No ban imposed by VC on entry of girls in library, AMU tells HRD ministryAbrar said that there had been "no diktat or ban imposed by the VC on the entry of undergraduate girls in the central library as mentioned in some media reports. Whatever provisions are in place today have been so ever since the Women's College was established in the year 1936", he said.